The table below looks at the statistics for VBScript skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VBScript over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Basic Scripting Edition (VBScript)
Rank 128 122 119
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Contract jobs citing VBScript 14 18 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.46% 0.58% 0.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 1.24% 1.51% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 11
Median daily rate £300 £305 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% -6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £289 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £321 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Median hourly rate £11.75 £20.19 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.78% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £20.94 £26.09
% change year-on-year
+69.57% -19.75%
VBScript
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Programming Languages Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1128 1192 1174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.46% 38.08% 39.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 708 800 776
Median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 72 54
Median hourly rate £38.75 £36.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.19 £27.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £55.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

VBScript
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing VBScript as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

VBScript Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

VBScript
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VBScript across the South West region.

VBScript Daily Rate Trend in the South West

VBScript
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VBScript across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

VBScript Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

VBScript
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VBScript across the South West region.

VBScript Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

VBScript
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VBScript within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 6 £300 - 4
Devon +4 4 £138 -54.91%
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
Wiltshire -11 1 - -
Dorset -12 1 £325 +6.55% 1
VBScript
England

VBScript
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing VBScript also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for VBScript.

1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) PowerShell
3 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
4 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
5 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
5 11 (47.83%) Windows
6 10 (43.48%) VB
7 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
7 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
7 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (34.78%) XenApp
8 8 (34.78%) XenDesktop
8 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (34.78%) .NET
9 7 (30.43%) MS Office
9 7 (30.43%) DHCP
9 7 (30.43%) DNS
9 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (30.43%) VMware
9 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
9 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
10 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
10 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
10 6 (26.09%) Windows 8
10 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
10 6 (26.09%) Cisco
10 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (26.09%) Intel Security
10 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP

VBScript
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (21.74%) IIS
1 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
1 5 (21.74%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) InfoPath
3 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (30.43%) DHCP
1 7 (30.43%) DNS
2 6 (26.09%) LAN
2 6 (26.09%) TCP/IP
2 6 (26.09%) VPN
2 6 (26.09%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.35%) AdminStudio
2 1 (4.35%) HP UFT
2 1 (4.35%) InstallShield
2 1 (4.35%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Cloud Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Cognos Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Specialist
6 1 (4.35%) SCCM Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) CSS
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) jQuery
3 5 (21.74%) XML
4 3 (13.04%) Ajax
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 4 (17.39%) Fat Client
2 4 (17.39%) Thin Client
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) DataPower
4 1 (4.35%) NHS
4 1 (4.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (30.43%) Windows 7
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (26.09%) Windows 10
5 6 (26.09%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Migration
1 5 (21.74%) Security Auditing
1 5 (21.74%) Workflow
2 3 (13.04%) Web Development
3 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Information Management
3 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.70%) Server Building
4 1 (4.35%) Application Discovery
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) Line Management
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
4 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (78.26%) SQL
2 17 (73.91%) PowerShell
3 10 (43.48%) VB
4 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 5 (21.74%) C#
6 4 (17.39%) VBA
7 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
7 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
8 1 (4.35%) C
8 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared
3 5 (21.74%) MCAD
3 5 (21.74%) MCITP
3 5 (21.74%) MCSD
3 5 (21.74%) MCTS
4 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) XenApp
2 8 (34.78%) XenDesktop
3 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
4 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
4 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) EdgeSight
3 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
3 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) Intel Security
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) CheckPoint
4 4 (17.39%) Dell
4 4 (17.39%) Wyse
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
6 2 (8.70%) Cognos
7 1 (4.35%) AppSense
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
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